Mary Lowe

Daily Point of Light # 3960 Apr 8, 2009

Mary Lowe has worked with the Gwendolyn Wilkes Rainbow Center for the past six years. As a volunteer Administrative Assistant for the Center, she is responsible for typing and drafting letters, reports, charts and programs for the Center, ensuring the accuracy of spelling and grammar through written or verbal instructions.

Ms. Lowe is responsible for delivery and pickup of payroll for the employees of the Center on a bi-weekly basis, and monthly and quarterly financial reports for the Director. She also assists with monthly, quarterly and annual expense reports. On a monthly basis, Ms. Lowe is responsible for providing monthly expense reports to the Director, ensuring that all receipts are calculated accurately and copies made for the monthly food expense reports.

Ms. Lowe is responsible for purchasing all food supplies and equipment for the Center. She assists in distribution of hot lunches for the needy on a weekly basis locally as well as pickup and distribution of pastries daily. She assists the Director with the Toys For Tots Program for the city of Columbus. Through this program, the Center is responsible for the distribution of toys to all major organizations.

Ms. Lowe is responsible for assisting the Director with Public Relations by disseminating information regarding the Center or obtaining information from various businesses and individuals, when requested. She also assists the Director with fundraising projects.